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Dog Fouling

November 27th, 2018 in Notice Board by admin

Dog mess on the pavements of South Kilworth is an ongoing problem but rarely reported. I can count on one hand the number of times I’ve been able to walk on the paths between our house and the school without seeing dog mess. Sadly it’s one of the reasons I now rarely walk my daughter to the village school. This […]

TEAMS4U CHRISTMAS SHOEBOX APPEAL FOR 2018

November 27th, 2018 in Notice Board by admin

THANK YOU to all those generous people who supported the T4U shoebox appeal. So far we have collected 106 filled boxes and have received many much-appreciated cash donations. We are immensely grateful for your kindness. Natalie and Jacky

CASH FOR CLOTHES FOR THE MENPHYS NURSERY IN WIGSTON

November 27th, 2018 in Notice Board by admin

Thank you once again for your donations. We raised £379 towards the Soft Play Area at the Nursery. Our next collection will be in March, but bags can be left at the garage or Holyoake at any time. Nicky Mathais

CHRISTMAS CAROLS AT SOUTH KILWORTH SCHOOL!

November 27th, 2018 in Notice Board by admin

The children in reception, year 1 and 2 would like to invite you all to come and hear them sing Christmas carols in the school playground on Monday 17th December at 5.20pm. They’re working hard at learning some lovely classic carols, so do come along and support the school and the children. We’ll also be […]

WELFORD WATERCOLOURISTS ANNUAL ART

November 27th, 2018 in Notice Board by admin

EXHIBITION AND SALE OF PAINTINGS AND CARDS Saturday December 1st and Sunday December 2nd in Welford Village Hall, West Street NN6 6HU from 10 am to 4 pm each day with free admission. Excellent homemade refreshments. For further details please contact Karen Perrin on 01604505851 All profits this year will go to The Air Ambulance

REMEMBERING THE WW1 SOLDIERS FROM SOUTH KILWORTH

November 8th, 2018 in Notice Board by admin

“Over 30 nations declared war between 1914 and 1918. Over 65 million men volunteered or were conscripted to fight in mass citizen armies and an estimated 16 million soldiers and civilians were left dead and countless others physically and psychologically wounded.” (IWM.org.uk) There were 41 men from South Kilworth who enlisted during WW1. The population […]

Friends of South Kilworth School (FOSKS)

November 8th, 2018 in Notice Board by admin

Click here to request to join  Friends of South Kilworth School (FOSKS) now have their own buy & sell Facebook page! FOSKS hope this new venture will be a great way to raise money for the school through people simply donating unwanted & no-longer-needed items. So…..if you’re de-cluttering, moving house, or just wanting to make […]

FOSKS CHRISTMAS WREATH MAKING WORKSHOPS

November 8th, 2018 in Notice Board by admin

Friends of South Kilworth School (FOSKS) will be holding Christmas Wreath making workshops on Tuesday 4th & Wednesday 5th December at the White Hart, South Kilworth. Cost is £25 a head which includes everything you need to make your own fresh (large size) Christmas wreath to hang on your door and be the envy of […]

Church and Chapel together

November 8th, 2018 in Notice Board by admin

Church and Chapel together Church and Chapel members are joining together for a 4-week informal discussion course in November at Walton Baptist Chapel to help us prepare for Advent and Christmas. All are welcome to this friendly group – no experience or particular expertise necessary! Sessions begin with coffee at 10am and will end at […]

November 2018 Diary

November 8th, 2018 in Notice Board by admin

MACMILLAN COFFEE MORNING 28TH SEPTEMBER

November 2nd, 2018 in Notice Board by admin

Many thanks to all who helped in any way with the Macmillan Coffee morning on 28th September. We raised £1610 in total, £60 of which was raised by The White Hart pub. The contributions from the pub and from Ray Dorman’s 80th party mean we have sent £1846.75 to Macmillan Cancer Support this year. Thank […]

SAFARI SUPPER – SAT 24TH NOVEMBER

November 2nd, 2018 in Notice Board by admin

The date for this years’ Safari supper has been confirmed as Saturday 24th November. For those of you who haven’t taken part before it is a sociable and fun way to spend the evening. The perfect way to meet other people in your village. It takes the form of an informal dinner party in which […]

South Kilworth Birds

September 11th, 2018 in Notice Board by admin

As I have not managed to write any form of monthly update so far in 2018, here is a brief summary of the year so far. January A quick look at the reservoir on New Year’s Day produced 9 Snipe, a Cetti’s Warbler and over 100 Pochard. Later in the month several Goosander and Little […]